Mount joins forces with Clippers, Lions

New co-op girls’ hockey team welcomes 37 players (15 freshmen) to opening practice
WOONSOCKET – After watching his team lose two close regular-season meetings with the Lincoln/Cumberland co-op squad, and then turn around to defeat them twice in overtime in last season's Division... more

Magill ‘Masters’ New England competition

Cumberland runner wins Grand Prix title, N.E. cross country championship in 40-44 age group
CUMBERLAND – Chris Magill’s third year competing as a Masters runner has certainly been the charm. After taking third place at the USATF New England Masters Cross Country Championships in his first... more

Burrillville downs NP in semifinals

Cougars hang tough with defending D-IV champs in 26-12 loss
BURRILLVILLE – This certainly didn’t resemble their regular-season meeting. As a matter of fact, North Providence High’s Division IV semifinal-round game against Burrillville was anybody’s game... more

Local high school teams take field on Thanksgiving

Cumberland, Lincoln, NP, Shea football teams win non-league games
Here are the seven scores of the non-league Thanksgiving games featuring the local R.I. high schools: Wednesday night’s games Shea 30, Tolman 27 Lincoln 26, Central Falls 6 Moses Brown 26, St.... more

Quakers down Raiders again in playoffs

Five nights after loss in Div. II semifinals, Shea awaits Tolman on Thanksgiving Eve
PROVIDENCE – The Shea High football team’s playoff run came to an end, again at the hands of Moses Brown, last Friday night on the Berylson Family Fields at Brown University. But this time, the... more

SRA stuns Rogers, lands berth in D-II Super Bowl

Double play: Saints, Quakers will battle each other on Thanksgiving Eve, in Dec. 6 championship game
NEWPORT – It’s been eight long years since the St. Raphael Academy football team last appeared in a Super Bowl, but that will change on Sunday, Dec. 6 when the Saints battle defending champion Moses... more

Juanita Sanchez spikes Shea in D-III championship match

Loss ends magical run in playoffs for junior-ladened Raiders
PROVIDENCE – After knocking down higher-seeded teams in the first two rounds of the Division III girls’ volleyball playoffs, Shea didn’t have much left in the tank against Juanita Sanchez in last... more

Clock strikes midnight on Chieftains

Cinderella Ponaganset drops five-set duel to N.K. in Div. I volleyball semis
PROVIDENCE – A long, exhilarating Division I girls’ volleyball semifinal-round match, which took over 2½ hours to complete and had four of the five sets decided by only two points, saw Ponaganset... more

Unbeaten Sentinels are going Bowl-ing

Smithfield beats co-op team, will play Broncos for D-IV championship
SMITHFIELD – The Smithfield High football team clinched the fifth Super Bowl berth in the program’s history, and first since 1995, by rolling to a 37-6 victory over the Juanita Sanchez/Providence... more

Ponaganset’s Greene signs LOI to St. John’s

Local baseball star will take talents to Big East Conference
NORTH SCITUATE – Josh Greene will be trading in his Chieftain green and white for the colors of the Red Storm. The Ponaganset High senior catcher recently made his collegiate plans official by... more

Woonsocket YMCA Whalers’ swim team raises record to 3-0

WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket YMCA Whalers’ youth swim team brought out its best last Saturday in its tri-meet at home against the Newman YMCA of Seekonk, Mass. and the Cranston YMCA and raised its... more